In the opinion of one of our editors, here are the greatest songs from the 1980s, starting with No. 50: The Eurythmics' "Sweet Dreams." What other songs made the list?
#49 Beastie Boys: "Fight For Your Right."
#48 Michael Jackson: "Beat It."
#47 Twisted Sister: "We're Not Gonna Take It."
#46 The Police: "Every Breath You Take."
#45 Janet Jackson: "Nasty."
#44 The Insiders: "Ghost On The Beach."
#43 ABC: "Look of Love (Part One)."
#42 The Clash: "London Calling."
#41 Phil Collins: "In the Air Tonight."
#40 Motley Crue: "Dr. Feelgood."
#39 The B-52's: "Love Shack."
#38 Modern English: "I Melt With You."
#37 U2: "Pride (In the Name of Love)."
#36 Aerosmith: "Janie's Got a Gun."
#35 Poison: "Every Rose Has It's Thorn."
#34 Soft Cell: "Tainted Love."
#33 Night Ranger: "Sister Christian."
#32 Pat Benatar: "Love is a Battlefield."
#31 Talking Heads: "Burning Down the House."
#30 Wham!: "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go."
#29 Kajagoogoo: "Too Shy."
#28 Guns N' Roses: "Welcome to the Jungle."
#27 Whitesnake: "Here I Go Again."
#26 Go-Go's: "Our Lips Are Sealed."
#25 A-Ha: "Take On Me."
#24 Cyndi Lauper: "Girls Just Want to Have Fun."
#23 The Cure: "Just Like Heaven."
#22 Bruce Springsteen: "Born in the U.S.A."
#21 Rick Springfield: "Jessie's Girl."
#20 Cyndi Lauper: "Time after Time."
#19 Dexy's Midnight Runners: "Come On Eileen."
#18 INXS: "Need You Tonight."
#17 Van Halen: "Jump."
#16 Duran Duran: "Hungry Like the Wolf."
#15 U2: "With Or Without You."
#14 Journey: "Don't Stop Believin'."
#13 Whitney Houston: "How Will I Know."
#12 AC/DC: "You Shook Me All Night Long."
#11 Queen and David Bowie: "Under Pressure."
#10 Run-D.M.C.: "Walk This Way."
#9 Madonna: "Like a Virgin."
#8 Guns N' Roses: "Sweet Child O' Mine."
#7 Hall & Oates: "I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)."
#6 The Bangles: "Walk Like an Egyptian."
#5 Michael Jackson: "Billie Jean."
#4 Prince: "When Doves Cry."
#3 Bon Jovi: "Livin' on a Prayer."
#2 Def Leppard: "Pour Some Sugar On Me."
#1 Tommy Tutone: "867-5309 / Jenny."
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Source: Santa Barbara Co. Sheriff's Dept.
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